Radiology and primary care in Europe

Insights Imaging. 2010 May;1(2):46-52. doi: 10.1007/s13244-010-0024-9. Epub 2010 Jun 11.


This joint paper outlines the current status and future outlook of the cooperation between radiology specialists and general practitioners. It discusses issues of referrals in primary care, imaging requirements, quality of care, types of radiology services and finances, all seen by both sides-radiologists and primary care physicians.